The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 40 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Apple 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 1.08% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 2.33% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £233 £375 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +212.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £261
% change year-on-year
- +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -6.66%
Apple
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
140 215 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.33% 46.24% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 149 132
Median daily rate £340 £363 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -56.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Apple.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) SLA
3 9 (75.00%) SCCM
4 8 (66.67%) MS Office
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Vista
5 7 (58.33%) Mac OS
5 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (58.33%) Software Deployment
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
6 6 (50.00%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) Skype
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
8 1 (8.33%) Adobe
8 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
8 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 7 (58.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Mac Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Vista
4 7 (58.33%) Mac OS
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Deployment
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Computacenter